Browse

You are looking at 1 - 8 of 8 items :

  • International Relations - Trade and Tariffs x
  • Keywords: investment x
Clear All
The Economy of West Bank and Gaza
			: Recent Experience, Prospects, and Challenges to Private Sector Development

The Economy of West Bank and Gaza : Recent Experience, Prospects, and Challenges to Private Sector Development »

Series: Books

Author(s): Steven Barnett , Dale Chua , Nur Calika , Oussama Kanaan , and Milan Zavadjil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557757258.071

ISBN: 9781557757258

Keywords: monetary authority, health care, banking, private investment, free trade

The economy of the West Bank and Gaza Strip faces a difficult external environment in 1997. This paper, by Steven Barnett, Nur Calika, Dale Chua, Oussama Kanaan, and Milan Zavadijil, presents an assessment of the r...

5. Fiscal Policy and Its Impact on Private Sector Activity

5. Fiscal Policy and Its Impact on Private Sector Activity »

Source: The Economy of West Bank and Gaza : Recent Experience, Prospects, and Challenges to Private Sector Development

Series: Books

Author(s): Steven Barnett , Dale Chua , Nur Calika , Oussama Kanaan , and Milan Zavadjil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 1998

ISBN: 9781557757258

Keywords: monetary authority, health care, banking, private investment, free trade

In the absence of a national currency, fiscal policy is the main policy instrument available for macroeconomic management in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Consequently, the soundnes...

1. Introduction

1. Introduction »

Source: The Economy of West Bank and Gaza : Recent Experience, Prospects, and Challenges to Private Sector Development

Series: Books

Author(s): Steven Barnett , Dale Chua , Nur Calika , Oussama Kanaan , and Milan Zavadjil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 1998

ISBN: 9781557757258

Keywords: monetary authority, health care, banking, private investment, free trade

The economy of the West Bank and Gaza Strip faced a difficult external environment in 1997. Two intensified (and at times total) border closures that were triggered by security inci...

4. Monetary Policy in the West Bank and Gaza Strip in the Absence of a Domestic Currency

4. Monetary Policy in the West Bank and Gaza Strip in the Absence of a Domestic Currency »

Source: The Economy of West Bank and Gaza : Recent Experience, Prospects, and Challenges to Private Sector Development

Series: Books

Author(s): Steven Barnett , Dale Chua , Nur Calika , Oussama Kanaan , and Milan Zavadjil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 1998

ISBN: 9781557757258

Keywords: monetary authority, health care, banking, private investment, free trade

The Palestinian Monetary Authority (PMA) was created following the declaration of principles signed in September 1993 between Israel and the PLO. Although the Palestinian Monetary A...

3. Private Investment Under Uncertainty in the West Bank and Gaza Strip

3. Private Investment Under Uncertainty in the West Bank and Gaza Strip »

Source: The Economy of West Bank and Gaza : Recent Experience, Prospects, and Challenges to Private Sector Development

Series: Books

Author(s): Steven Barnett , Dale Chua , Nur Calika , Oussama Kanaan , and Milan Zavadjil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 1998

ISBN: 9781557757258

Keywords: monetary authority, health care, banking, private investment, free trade

There is a broad consensus that the weak private investment performance in the West Bank and Gaza Strip in recent years can be attributed largely to the unfavorable external environ...

2. Recent Experience and Prospects

2. Recent Experience and Prospects »

Source: The Economy of West Bank and Gaza : Recent Experience, Prospects, and Challenges to Private Sector Development

Series: Books

Author(s): Steven Barnett , Dale Chua , Nur Calika , Oussama Kanaan , and Milan Zavadjil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 1998

ISBN: 9781557757258

Keywords: monetary authority, health care, banking, private investment, free trade

Economic conditions in the West Bank and Gaza Strip have deteriorated substantially since 1993 due to adverse political developments. 1 The imposit...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: The Economy of West Bank and Gaza : Recent Experience, Prospects, and Challenges to Private Sector Development

Series: Books

Author(s): Steven Barnett , Dale Chua , Nur Calika , Oussama Kanaan , and Milan Zavadjil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 1998

ISBN: 9781557757258

Keywords: monetary authority, health care, banking, private investment, free trade

The economy of the West Bank and Gaza Strip faces a difficult external environment in 1997. This paper, by Steven Barnett, Nur Calika, Dale Chua, Oussama Kanaan, and Milan Zavadijil, presents an assessment of the r...

6. The Trade System

6. The Trade System »

Source: The Economy of West Bank and Gaza : Recent Experience, Prospects, and Challenges to Private Sector Development

Series: Books

Author(s): Steven Barnett , Dale Chua , Nur Calika , Oussama Kanaan , and Milan Zavadjil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 1998

ISBN: 9781557757258

Keywords: monetary authority, health care, banking, private investment, free trade

At present, the trade regime and trade patterns of West Bank and Gaza Strip are outgrowths of agreements with Israel and other trade partners, the Israeli control of borders, and au...